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Posted at 10:55 PM ET, 06/18/2011

Is there a pay gap at your firm?

The nation’s 140,000 top earners collectively took home more than 10 percent of U.S. income in 2008 – four times as much as they did in 1975. That’s a big part of the reason that income inequality is on par with that of developing nations such as Cameroon and Cote d’Ivoire. Business executives make up more than 40 percent of the top U.S. earners. Please tell us about pay levels at your firm by completing the following form.

By Washington Post editors  |  10:55 PM ET, 06/18/2011

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